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English definition of “feminist”

feminist

noun [C]     /ˈfem.ɪ.nɪst/
a person who believes in feminism, and tries to achieve change that helps women to get equal opportunities and treatment: All her life she was an ardent feminist. a radical feministHuman rights
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